JULES Annual Science Meeting 2022

The JULES Annual Science meeting will be held on Thursday 15th – Friday 16th September 2022 at the School of Geography and the Environment (SoGE), University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QY. We will also provide remote access via MS Teams for people unable to travel.

You may register for one or both days of the meeting in-person. The in-person registration fee covers refreshments, lunch and facility hire.

Remote access registration is for both days, and there is a small fee to cover facility hire.

In addition, an in-person introductory JULES training course will be held on the afternoon of Wednesday 14th. This is aimed at people who have not used JULES before.

Registration closes 00:00 Saturday16th July 2022. 


If you wish to present a talk (online or in-person) or a poster (in-person only), please submit your abstract here.

Abstract submission closes 00:00 Saturday 30th July 2022.


Wednesday 14th September 13:00-18:00Training
Thursday 15th September09:00-17:00JULES meeting
Friday 16th September09:00-15:30JULES meeting

The meeting dinner will be arranged on Thursday evening – this is not included in the registration fee.

JULES Training Course

This short training course taking place on Thursday 14th September 2022, 2:00-5:30pm is open to all existing or potential users of the Land Surface Model JULES.

Please register for the course on https://hydro-jules.org/jules-annual-science-meeting-2022 . Please note that this is a 100% in-person workshop (no parallel online offering).

Meet up at the Oxford University Centre for the Environment / Dyson Perrins building (see https://www.geog.ox.ac.uk/contact.html for map and directions). Please note there are NO car parking facilities at the OUCE. The short course will be in the Graduate Computer Room (GCR) on the 1st floor

WEDNESDAY 14th September:


Land Surface Modelling / What is JULES? Resources available from UK CEH / UK Met Office JULES from scratch: Worked example of a point run

15:3016:00Coffee / Tea break
16:0017:30JULES from scratch: Worked example of a gridded run workshop

Download the programme>>

For enquiries, please contact Dr Toby Marthews, tobmar@ceh.ac.uk

Associated Meetings

JULES meeting attendees are invited to attend the Hydro-JULES Showcase on Thursday 15th September 17:00-19:30 at the neighbouring Natural History Museum. If you would like to attend this, please register in advance here.

The JULES meeting is being organised in coordination with the invitation-only Land Surface Modelling Summit 2022, which runs until 15th September. Attendees of LSMS may attend sessions of the JULES meeting on the Thursday free of charge, but please do register using the LSMS attendee option to help us keep track of numbers (and please register for Friday if you wish to attend both days).

Accommodation and Travel Information

If travelling from outside the UK, please check travel and coronavirus (COVID-19) testing and quarantine rules for entering the UK.

  • A list of hotels in the vicinity of Oxford city is available here.
  • Information about travelling to Oxford is available here. 

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Registration fees will only be refunded if notice of cancellation is received by UKCEH four weeks before the start of the event - 00:00 on Friday 12th August 2022. The booking fee will not be refunded. After this date, you may transfer an in-person registration to online (but no refund will be given).


Please contact Emma Robinson, UKCEH with any queries: emrobi@ceh.ac.uk